State Employee Resources
Below are links to policies and resources for New York State employees.
Attendance and Leave
Links to Department of Civil Service's website containing the attendance and leave manual, attendance rules, and other information about leave benefits for classified service Executive branch state employees.
Employee Benefit Programs
Links to information about the employee benefit programs available to state employees.
Equal Employment Opportunity Rights and Responsibilities – A Handbook for Employees of New York State Agencies
Information for New York State employees on their rights and responsibilities under state and federal law with respect to equal employment opportunity.
Links to list of official state holidays for classified service employees in the Executive Branch who are subject to the Attendance Rules.
Information Technology Services Policies
Acceptable Use of Information Technology (IT) Resources Policy
Information Security Policy
Joint Commission on Public Ethics Policies
NYS Public Officers Law: Code of Ethics for all NYS Employees and Financial disclosure policy for filers
- Reasonable Accommodation Policies
Procedures for Implementing Reasonable Accommodation for Applicants and Employees with Disabilities and Pregnancy-related Conditions in New York State Agencies
Procedures for Implementing Reasonable Accommodation of Religious Observance or Practices for Applicants and Employees
Procedures for Implementing Reasonable Accommodation in Programs and Services for Individuals with Disabilities
Voluntary Reduction in Work Schedule
Voluntary Reduction in Work Schedule (VRWS) allows M/C employees and employees represented by PEF and CSEA to trade income for time off. Links to guidelines and forms.
Workers' Compensation is insurance that provides cash benefits and medical care for state employees who become disabled because of an injury or illness related to their job.